August 30, 2009

Turkey's Democracy and National Unity

Recep Erdogan, Today's Zaman

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As I have reiterated on many occasions, the biggest gain from the great period of change and precious progress that has been in place for the last seven years has become national peace and stability in the country.


People serve as the guarantee of this peace and stability. Every single person from all walks of life has a share in this success. Every asset of Turkey belongs to our nation, which cherishes an indivisible unity. For centuries, we have existed and continue to exist as a nation with this in mind.

We have become a nation by believing in each other, relying on each other, lending support to each other and fighting side by side for the same crescent. We have overcome many obstacles and...

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